Julia Trickey SBA: An Introduction to Botanical Art


Workshop Description

This workshop introduces the techniques and processes used to create accurate botanical drawings. Starting with simple line drawing, the focus will be on representing the structure and form of seasonal botanical subjects.

Guidance will be given as to how to depict different subjects in black and white - pencil, pen and ink, white pencil on black paper.

Required Materials

Basic drawing equipment

  • Pencils
  • Eraser
  • Sharpener
  • A3 cartridge paper
  • Fine fibre-tipped pens (0.05, 0.1)

Julia will supply:

  • Black paper
  • White pencils
  • Spare fibre-tipped pens
  • And subject matter.

Workshop led by Julia Trickey SBA, an RHS gold medallist